This section discusses the changes that you need to be aware of when migrating to Logstash 6.0.0 from the previous major releases.
Changes in Logstash Coreedit
These changes can impact any instance of Logstash and are plugin agnostic, but only if you are using the features that are impacted.
config.reload.intervalhas been changed to use time value strings such as
10setc. Previously, users had to convert this to a millisecond time value themselves.
RPM/Deb package changesedit
debrelease artifacts, config files that match the
*.confglob pattern must be in the conf.d folder, or the files will not be loaded.
Command Line Interface behavioredit
-fCLI options are now mutually exclusive. This also applies to the corresponding long form options
path.config. This means any configurations provided via
-ewill no longer be appended to the configurations provided via
Configurations provided with
config.pathwill not be appended with
List of plugins bundled with Logstashedit
The following plugins were removed from the 5.0 default bundle based on usage data. You can still install these plugins manually: